Lil Nas X’s 2019 hit “Old Town Road” featuring Billy Ray Cyrus isn’t an African American artist’s first venture into Country music as a genre. Read a brief history of Black people in the Country genre.
Category: Music Study
Read how singer/songwriter Maxwell’s 2018 single “Shame” restarted the age old conversation about colorism. Also learn how colorism started and how to have confidence about the skin you’re in.
Read how everyone remembered Drake’s 2018 song “In my Feelings” but never realized that the album Scorpion was a cry for help.
Read how Aretha Franklin’s music helped Black women cope with the hills and valleys of black love.
Read to learn more about singer/songwriter Maxwell’s 2018 socially conscious song and video “The Glasshouse (We Never Saw It Coming)”.